Bill Gates is the pope of the personal computer industry. He decides who's going to build.
Computer science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes.
Computers are magnificent tools for the realization of our dreams, but no machine can replace the human spark of spirit, compassion, love, and understanding.
Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.
Computers make it easier to do a lot of things, but most of the things they make it easier to do don't need to be done.
Computing is not about computers any more. It is about living.
Data is not information, information is not knowledge, knowledge is not understanding, understanding is not wisdom.
Home computers are being called upon to perform many new functions, including the consumption of homework formerly eaten by the dog.
I am not the only person who uses his computer mainly for the purpose of diddling with his computer.
I do not fear computers. I fear the lack of them.
I think computer viruses should count as life. I think it says something about human nature that the only form of life we have created so far is purely destructive. We've created life in our own image.
I think it's fair to say that personal computers have become the most empowering tool we've ever created. They're tools of communication, they're tools of creativity, and they can be shaped by their user.
Never trust a computer you can't throw out a window.
Part of the inhumanity of the computer is that, once it is competently programmed and working smoothly, it is completely honest.
People think computers will keep them from making mistakes. They're wrong. With computers you make mistakes faster.
Supercomputers will achieve one human brain capacity by 2010, and personal computers will do so by about 2020.
The computer is a moron.
The digital revolution is far more significant than the invention of writing or even of printing.
The good news about computers is that they do what you tell them to do. The bad news is that they do what you tell them to do.
The Internet is not just one thing, it's a collection of things - of numerous communications networks that all speak the same digital language.
The real danger is not that computers will begin to think like men, but that men will begin to think like computers.
Sydney J. Harris
Think? Why think! We have computers to do that for us.
To err is human - and to blame it on a computer is even more so.
Treat your password like your toothbrush. Don't let anybody else use it, and get a new one every six months.
What do we want our kids to do? Sweep up around Japanese computers?
Walter F. Mondale
Why is it drug addicts and computer afficionados are both called users?